Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 1/29/16  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Gordon Echtenkamp

Wrong Gordon Echtenkamp?

Employment History


  • Leadership Dallas Class
158 Total References
Web References
Leadership - Nonprofit CEO Council| Nonprofit CEO Council, 19 Oct 2015 [cached]
Gordon Echtenkamp President/CEO, YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas
About Us - Texas State Alliance of YMCAS, 27 Jan 2016 [cached]
Gordon Echtenkamp, CEO,
Leadership | YMCA Dallas, 12 June 2014 [cached]
Gordon Echtenkamp has been the President/CEO of the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas since January 2002.
Gordie is a native of the Midwest, growing up in Fremont, Nebraska. He spent hundreds of hours in the Fremont YMCA as a Gra-Y kid and finally as a youth club leader while in high school.
His professional career began at the Kansas City YMCA in 1976, where he worked for seven years before moving to positions with YMCAs in Memphis, Houston, Phoenix and Des Moines before returning to Texas in 2002.
He is a proud alumnus of Leadership Dallas Class of 2003, served as chair of the Character Coalition of North Texas, Chair of the Texas Alliance of YMCAs, served on the 2003 United Way Campaign Cabinet and on several professional boards including AYP (the Association of YMCA Directors) and the National YMCA Benefits Plan.
Gordie is a recovering runner and a driving-range golfer. He and his wife Kassie, a teacher at Parish Episcopal School, have two sons.
8th Annual Key Leaders Event | YMCA Dallas, 5 June 2014 [cached]
Dallas YMCA President, Gordon Echtenkamp spoke about the new look of the YMCA and the road map for our strategic plan. Through sessions with our Strategic Planning Committee, Board of Directors and staff we have come to embrace our strategic vision and Strategic Advantage, that we will inspire all people to engage and be part of something positive- to belong- in a way that challenges them to grow and be changed for the better. Innovative and unique programming such as our Make A Splash programs in lower income apartment complexes, our collaboration with YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program and LiveSTRONG at the YMCA, a cancer survivor are just he beginning of a greater impact the YMCA will continue to have in our communities.
"Nearly 60 percent of minority children ..., 16 May 2014 [cached]
"Nearly 60 percent of minority children can't swim and minority children are five and a half times more likely to drown," said Gordon Echtenkamp, President/CEO of the Dallas YMCA.
Other People with the name "Echtenkamp":
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.